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Statue of giant tortoise Methuselah living on at Reptile Gardens

July 11, 2012 in The Daily Republic

RAPID CITY (AP) The likeness of a giant 130-year-old tortoise that died last summer is living on at Reptile Gardens in Rapid City.
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RYAN BAKKEN COLUMN: Tortoise video gains speed on Web

December 17, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Mountain Sunrise Osborne, a Grafton High School freshman, certainly has an uncommon name.
However, he may have an accomplishment that is a bigger novelty than his moniker. He shot a video that has attracted more than 1 million views on YouTube. Continue Reading